TITLE

'Weird Al' Sings 'Yoda' Parody Song Alongside 13-Year-Old with Autism (VIDEO)

AUTHOR(S)
Heigl, Alex
PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
People.com;3/11/2015, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Jodi DiPiazza is a three-time finalist in the ASCAP Young Composers Awards
ACCESSION #
101486784

 

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